Sphyrna mokarran

Great Hammerhead Shark
Native
EN
Endangered
IUCN Red List
ver 3.1, 2007
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Taxonomy

  • Kingdom
  • Phylum
  • Class
  • Order
  • Family
  • Genus
  • Species
    mokarran
  • Author
    (Ruppell, 1837)
  • Common
    Great Hammerhead (English), Great Hammerhead Shark (English), Hammerhead Shark (English), Jerung Tenggiri (Malay), Squat-headed Hammerhead Shark (English), Yu Bengkong (Malay), Yu Jerung (Malay), Yu Mata Jauh (Malay), Yu Palang (Malay), Yu Parang (Malay), Yu Sambaran (Malay), Yu Sanggul (Malay), Yu Sanggul Lintang (Malay), Yu Tanduk (Malay), Yu Tukul (Malay), Yu Tukul Parang (Malay) & Yu-tukul Parang (Malay)
  • Residential
    Native
The taxanomic status is pending for approval

Habitats

No Description Suitability Seasonality
1
Marine Neritic → Coral Reef - Lagoon
Suitable Unknown
2
Marine Neritic → Pelagic
Suitable Unknown
3
Marine Oceanic → Epipelagic (0 - 200 m)
Suitable Unknown
References : http://www.iucnredlist.org/technical-documents/classification-schemes/habitats-classification-scheme-ver3

Assessment

References

Book
  1. A country and regional prioritisation for supporting implementation of CITES provisions for sharks, 2018. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) . pp. 199. — [ Adobe PDF (PDF) ]
  2. Malaysia National Plan of Action for the Conservation and Management of Shark (Plan 2), 2014. Department of Fisheries Malaysia, Malaysia. pp. 50. — [ Adobe PDF (PDF) ]
  3. Gambang, A.C., Ahmad, A. & Lim, A.P.K. (2007). Field Guide to Sharks of Malaysia and Neighbouring Countries. Fisheries Research Institute, Sarawak Branch, Bintawa, Malaysia. pp. 56.
  4. Yusri, A., Hamdan, J. & Abdul Rahman, A.M. (2010). Ikan Laut Malaysia: Glosari Nama Sahih Spesis Ikan . Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. pp. 290.
  5. Ahmad, A., Lim, A.P.K., Fahmi, & Dharmadi, (2013). Field Guide to Look-Alike Sharks and Rays Species of the Southeast Asian Region. Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center-Marine Fishery Resources Development and Management Department (SEAFDEC/MFRDMD). pp. 107.
  6. Kamarruddin, I., Mohamed, C.A.R., Kee Alfian, B.A.A., Fitra, A.Z., Lee, J.N. & Rozaimi, M.J. (2011). Malaysia's Marine Biodiversity: Inventory and Current Status. Department of Marine Park Malaysia and Marine Ecosystem Research Centre (EKOMAR), Malaysia. pp. 212.
Checklist
  1. Check List of Marine Fishes of the Southeast Asian Region (1996)

Acknowledgements :- Ms. Aida Salihah Binti Abu Bakar, Ms. Amirah Hasanah Binti Mazlan, Ms. Aziemah Binti Kinan, Mr. Badrul Amin Bin Jaffar, Ms. Nursyafiqa Madzlen, Mr. Tan Kok Kiat & Mr. Yasser Mohamed Arifin

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